Entries by Stephen Fairclough

Graveley Parish Council Vacancies

Dear Parishioners, We are always looking for parishioners of Graveley that are interested in joining the Parish Council. Its important too us that all people are given this opportunity to support the growth and ongoing development of our village. This also enables us to review fresh ideas and ensure the opinions and thoughts of all […]

NHW – Reports of fraudulent behaviour

South Cambridgeshire District Council – Advisory 5-05-20 Please be aware that South Cambridgeshire District Council are receiving reports from Huntingdonshire District Council of fraudulent door knocking/phone call activity with people claiming to be helping people on the shielded list. All legitimate representatives from SCDC Central Hub will provide passwords and identification which should be checked.  […]

Green Bin Collections

Dear Residents, This is an update regarding the re-introduction of the green bin service from 4 May 2020. Please find attached a link to our press release which has just been published, it describes the details. There is also a link attached to our FAQ page which provides more details Press release: https://www.scambs.gov.uk/greater-cambridge-phased-return-to-green-bin-collections-from-4-may/ FAQ pages: […]

Village Pharmacy Box

Dear all We are emailing to let you know of a new initiative in Graveley. A Graveley Village Pharmacy box is being set up to help with collecting prescriptions. A similar scheme has been running for some years in Eltisley and it was felt in the current climate of social isolation and distancing due the […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Dear Graveley Resident, A Coronavirus Support group of 14 has been assembled and will provide point of contact for all residents within Graveley. There are 95 householders within the village. Volunteers have been assigned a cluster of households to provide a point of contact & support during this time. I’m sure a good proportion of […]

Public Notice

Please find for your information a recent public consultation notice regarding the Greater Cambridge Local Plan. Cambridge City Council and South Cambridgeshire District Council are preparing a joint Local Plan for their combined districts (Greater Cambridge). The Councils are inviting comments on an Issues and Options Report and accompanying Initial Sustainability Appraisal. This is part […]

Fireworks Night

We are entering that time of year again in Graveley, please be considerate to other villagers with pets and livestock/ponies/horses, who would like to know in advance if there will be fireworks nearby so they can take steps to safeguard their animals. If you are having fireworks it would be good if you could let […]

Bonfires and Barbecues

Dear All, As we enter the summer months in Graveley, please be considerate to your neighbours when having a bonfire or barbecue, also be aware of the safety risks associated to this by surrounding buildings and thatched cottages in the village, below are some guidelines to follow:- Bonfires and barbecues Garden bonfires are usually lit […]